The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.24% 20.00% 24.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.37% 88.46% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 7
Average daily rate £340 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.08% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £297 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £373 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 25.85% 22.61% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 11
Average daily rate £395 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.67% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £306 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server
3 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
5 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (54.05%) SQL
7 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
7 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
8 17 (45.95%) .NET
9 16 (43.24%) SAN
10 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
10 15 (40.54%) ITIL
10 15 (40.54%) VMware
10 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (37.84%) Degree
12 11 (29.73%) OO
12 11 (29.73%) HP
12 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
13 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
13 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (24.32%) MCSA
14 9 (24.32%) DHCP
14 9 (24.32%) DNS
14 9 (24.32%) MCP
14 9 (24.32%) Content Management
14 9 (24.32%) MCTS
15 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (21.62%) C#

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) DHCP
2 9 (24.32%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) HTTP
3 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
3 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
3 5 (13.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
1 7 (18.92%) MSI
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Development Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared DBA
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
3 7 (18.92%) WinForms
3 7 (18.92%) WPF
3 7 (18.92%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) XSD
4 4 (10.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Content Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
4 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Validation
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Software Distribution
6 4 (10.81%) ITSM
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) C
4 7 (18.92%) C++
4 7 (18.92%) COBOL
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) PL/1
4 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
4 7 (18.92%) VBScript
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) Jython
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
4 14 (37.84%) Degree
5 9 (24.32%) MCP
5 9 (24.32%) MCSA
5 9 (24.32%) MCTS
6 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) MCITP
9 1 (2.70%) MCSD
9 1 (2.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
1 5 (13.51%) WSUS
2 2 (5.41%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) CA
5 5 (13.51%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) BMC
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago